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  • MIT dedicates memorial to officer killed by marathon bombers

    The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has dedicated a permanent memorial in honor of campus police Officer Sean Collier, who was slain by the Boston Marathon bombers. Police Chief John DiFava said the memorial dedicated Wednesday is "overwhelming."...
  • Police: Boston Marathon winner's purse stolen during parade

    New Mexico resident Caroline Rotich may have won the 2015 Boston Marathon elite women's division and the hearts of Santa Fe citizens. But apparently she lost her purse to a thief. A car belonging to the Kenyan-born Santa Fe resident was vandalized...
  • Happy memories from the Boston Marathon [Letter]

    Editor: In the wake of all of the publicity about the Boston Marathon, I would like to post a happy memory. At half-way, a deafening gauntlet at Wellesley College, tough Newton hills, Boston College, UOB, Boylston, Brookline, Boston Marathon runners...
  • Latest on Boston trial: Lawyer for bomber's widow responds

    15:47 p.m. A lawyer for the widow of Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev (TAM'-ehr-luhn tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) says he's unaware of Internet searches done on her computer on the rewards of dying as a martyr's spouse. Amato DeLuca spoke to The...
  • Boston Marathon bomber's defense lawyers say older brother controlled him

    Boston Marathon bomber's defense lawyers say older brother controlled him
    Defense lawyers in the Boston Marathon bombing trial used flickering scenes from a surveillance video Tuesday to help capture the troubled relationship between Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his older brother, Tamerlan. Filmed three days before the brothers'...
  • Testimony in marathon bomber's trial turns to sister-in-law

    Testimony in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev zeroed in Tuesday on his late brother's wife, revealing searches done on her computer on the rewards of dying as a martyr's spouse and raising questions about what she knew before the 2013...
  • In defense of Boston Marathon bomber, lawyers make case against older brother

    In defense of Boston Marathon bomber, lawyers make case against older brother
    Hoping to save Dzhokhar Tsarnaev from the death penalty, lawyers for the convicted Boston Marathon bomber aggressively portrayed his older brother, Tamerlan, as the brains and muscle behind the 2013 terrorist attack, revealing for the first time that...
  • 'Good kid': Lawyer pleads for Boston Marathon bomber's life

    Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers pleaded with a jury Monday to spare his life, portraying him as "a good kid" who was led down the path to terrorism by his increasingly fanatical older brother. David Bruck delivered the defense's...
  • AP News in Brief at 9:58 p.m. EDT

    The latest on Baltimore police-custody death: Massive fire at building under construction 9:30 p.m. A massive fire has broken out in a building that was under construction and the Baltimore mayor's spokesman says it's related to the riots. Spokesman...
  • Latest on Boston trial: Wife says Tamerlan home for bombings

    3:55 p.m. A woman has testified that Tamerlan Tsarnaev's (TAM'-ehr-luhn tsahr-NEYE'-ehvz) wife texted her the day of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings to say as far as she knew, her husband was at home at the time of the attacks. Gina Crawford is the...
  • Boston Marathon bomber's lawyer urges jury to spare his life

    Boston Marathon bomber's lawyer urges jury to spare his life
    Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers pleaded with a jury Monday to spare his life, portraying him as "a good kid" who was led down the path to terrorism by his increasingly fanatical older brother. David Bruck delivered the defense's...